Archived | Autism Speaks: House Approves $8 million for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program | Circa August 5, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #LegislationWithoutRepresentation

House Approves $8 million for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program  The "Fiscal Year 2008 Defense Appropriations Act" passed by the House of Representatives contains an eight million dollar targeted appropriation for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program (ASDRP). The goal of this program, launched earlier this year, is to improve treatment and intervention for …

Archived | Autism Speaks™ Leadership Joins House Co-Sponsors in Announcing Introduction of Landmark Autism Treatment Bill | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks™ Leadership Joins House Co-Sponsors in Announcing Introduction of Landmark Autism Treatment Bill Executive Committee Member Jon Shestack and Actor/advocate Bradley Whitford Speak in Support of Expanding the Promise for Individuals with Autism Act (EPIAA) WASHINGTON, DC (April 17, 2007) -- Leadership of Autism Speaks, the nation's leading autism advocacy organization, joined members of …

Archived | Washington Report Archive: Autism Speaks Advocacy | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

April 17, 2007Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearings on Funding the Combating Autism Act  On the afternoon of April 17, the Senate subcommittee responsible for funding implementation of the Combating Autism Act held a hearing on “Combating Autism: A Coordinated Response.” Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, along with actor and long-time autism advocate Bradley Whitford, testified before the Senate …

Archived | Autism Speaks Lauds Congressional Approval of Landmark $7.5 Million Military Appropriation for Autism Research | Circa September 26, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Lauds Congressional Approval of Landmark $7.5 Million Military Appropriation for Autism Research  Years of Advocacy Result in Legislation Creating First Department of Defense-Sponsored Medical Research Program for Autism (NEW YORK, NY - September 26, 2006) - Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks Lauds Unprecedented House of Representatives Military Appropriation for Autism Research | Circa June 13, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Lauds Unprecedented House of Representatives Military Appropriation for Autism Research  Landmark Spending Proposal, Which Recognizes the Unique Plight of Military Families Impacted by Autism, Comes After More Than Three Years of Advocacy by Autism Speaks Volunteers (NEW YORK, NY - June 13, 2006) – Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness …

Archived | The Washington Report: An Inside Look At Autism Speaks Advocacy In The Nation’s Capitol | Circa 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Washington Report ArchiveAn Inside Look at Autism Speaks Advocacy in the Nation's Capitol From left to right, Elizabeth Emken; Bob Wright; Senator Bill Frist; Deirdre Imus; Suzanne Wright; Katie Wright March 3, 2006 Autism Speaks co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright, their daughter Katie Wright, Deirdre Imus, founder of the Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology, and Cure …

Archived | e-Speaks: Toys”R”Us; Corporate Partners; Autism Speaks 400; Haircuts | Circa May 29, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably no longer work. e-Speaks || May 29, 2009 Toys"R"Us, Inc. Raises More than $1.9 Million The Toys"R"Us, Inc. 2009 nationwide fundraising campaign to benefit Autism Speaks raised more than $1.9 million and marked the first time in the partnership's three-year history that the company's Babies"R"Us stores participated in the …